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Congratulations on your acceptance to the University of South Dakota!

Join us in celebrating your admission with an affirming and enlightening program designed specifically for accepted students.

During your visit, you'll learn what to expect next in the enrollment process with sessions on selecting your major and academic advising as well as the opportunity to attend a class and chat and interact with current students on our student panel. Your parents can take part in sessions on Coyote Parenting as you prepare for your first year as a Coyote.

Please contact your admissions counselor for more information. When registering for Admitted Student Day, please choose the college or school that your major falls under in the Academic Programs & Majors document.


Admitted Students Day 2020

8 - 8:30 a.m. Check-In Muenster University Center 2nd Floor
8:30 - 8:45 a.m. Welcome to USD Muenster University Center Ballroom
9 - 11:50 a.m. Classes/Breakout Sessions Various Campus Sites
Parents and Guests: With limited space available, the classroom experience is intended for students only. While your student is attending class, we invite you to explore the other sessions listed below. Open to students, parents and guests, these sessions are offered throughout the day at 9 - 9:50 a.m., 10 - 10:50 a.m. and 11 - 11:50 a.m.
Breakout Sessions (9 - 9:50 a.m., 10 - 10:50 a.m. and 11 - 11:50 a.m.)
Session I More than a Major Muenster University Center 216
Planning tips for selection and registering for classes - even if you haven't yet decided on your major.
Session II Gallagher Center for Experiential Learning & Education Abroad | Center for Diversity and Community Muenster University Center 216A
Info on study abroad programs, service learning opportunities and undergraduate research with the Gallagher Center, as well as info on inclusive services and programming by the Center for Diversity and Community for USD students with diverse cultures, experiences and perspectives.
Session III Life as a Coyote: Student Panel Muenster University Center 211
Hear from current students and let them answer your questions on living and learning at USD.
Session IV Operation: Move-in Day Muenster University Center Ballroom
Prepare for the fall with helpful tips on housing, roommate selection, meal plans, financial aid and class registration.
Session V USD Honors Program Muenster University Center 211A
Learn more about what the USD Honors Program can do for you and your future.
Noon - 1 p.m. Lunch Muenster University Center
 1 - 2 p.m.  Optional Campus Tours  USD Campus